PPLC Mission and Goals
PPLC will be the catalyst for connecting communities.
PPLC provides leadership, resources and opportunities to enhance the quality, value, and availability of library services to members.
- Resource Sharing
- Member focused
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Library Services: To broaden the range and accessibility of evolving library resources, services, and programs (onsite and offsite).
Inclusive: To proactively meet the needs of all community members.
Advocacy: To advocate for libraries connecting with community leaders to pursue private and public funding.
Board: To be actively engaged in supporting the distribution of library services to all community members.
Awareness: To promote the essential services that libraries provide as anchors in their communities.
1.1: Library users throughout the PPLC service area will have timely and easy access to current and relevant library services.
1.2: Library users will receive skilled assistance in meeting their e-source needs through knowledgeable staff.
2.1: The needs of our community members will be identified and developed each year through 2016.
2.2: The special needs community will be offered current and relevant services such as Talking Book, Deaf Literacy, and family literacy through member libraries.
3.1: Develop corporate and business partnerships for long-term fund development.
3.2: Promote libraries as essential services with local, state, and federal government.
3.3: The Library Directors, PPLC Board and Staff will campaign to improve support for greater public funding of libraries.
4.1: Board members will participate in a formal orientation program to increase their understanding of the Library cooperative and their legal and fiduciary responsibilities as Board members.
4.2: PPLC Board Members will become familiar with library operations through onsite visits throughout the Cooperative libraries.
4.3: The Board will engage the community, elected officials, and other stakeholders in supporting libraries and improving services for all residents.
5.1: Increase awareness of library programs by building ongoing support among consumers and key library stakeholders.